***Postponement: Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this course is postponed until further notice. We are working on finding new dates, some time after June 1st, 2020. Those currently registered will be contacted directly regarding refunds.***
Group Exercise Leader (GEL)
Deadline to register is April 25, 2020
Learn to teach choreography based aerobics and strength training in large class formats.
*The exam is NOT written during the course. The provincial exam day for the Spring term students will be in June, 2020 at MSVU.
**Please note, all students in GEL must also complete Exercise Theory and have a current 1st Aid & CPR certificate before this certification will be issued.**
This program focuses on the components of your fitness class, use of music, cueing, teaching methods, choreography and leadership skills. In addition to basic floor aerobics, students will also receive specialization training in the use of portable equipment for group exercise classes.
Date: May 2 & 3, 2020
Fee includes: manuals, materials, exams, certification, insurance, and NSFA/NFLA membership.
Payment: You can pay online via PayPal (this website will take you to the PayPal interface when you complete the registration information) or you can pay by cash or cheque. The NSFA does not accept any credit cards or e-transfers.
Course Conductor(s): Terri Roberts, Judi Harvey, Linda Donnelly
For course conductor biographies, please see our Staff & Board page.
MSVU (Mount St. Vincent University)
Rosaria Student Centre
166 Bedford Highway, Halifax
http://www.msvu.ca/en/home/aboutus/emergencyproceduresguide/campusmap.aspxRoom: Rosaria 212
Exams: A written and practical exam are required to complete this course. Full certification also requires completion of Exercise Theory and a 1st Aid & CPR certificate. All NSFA written exams for Spring courses will be done at the end of June 2020 (date to be confirmed) in Halifax at Mount St. Vincent University. If you cannot write at that time or location, a private exam proctor can be arranged for you. Practicals will be arranged between the student and the course conductor.Save